It’s easy to see how a songwriter with a sexy voice could become an internet sensation, but how did Conan Gray achieve his fame?
This young musician started his career by uploading cover songs to YouTube, where he gained a large following.
How Did Conan Gray Get Famous?
After posting some original songs on YouTube, Conan Gray began to attract the attention of major record producers.
He collaborated with a famous record production company and is now a multi-millionaire. Conan Gray has several major projects in the works, including an album and a movie starring Michael Douglas.
Before his music video went viral, Gray was a high school senior in Georgetown, Texas, and had just been accepted to UCLA.
He had recorded a music video that was a homemade folk-pop ode to his coming-of-age in Georgetown, Texas.
The video featured Gray singing into a plastic water bottle while driving through suburban streets and a heart-shaped birthday cake. As of January 9, 2018, his music video has already received millions of views on YouTube.
Aside from singing, Conan Gray loves to swim and kayak. His favorite actors and actresses include Angelina Jolie and Will Smith.
His personal life is relatively private. He has never been married. His parents are Irish and Japanese. His family relocated to Hiroshima, Japan, when Conan was an infant.
However, the family moved back to the US two years later. He settled in Georgetown, Texas, when he was in his early teens.